10 Top Developed and Richest Cities of India

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Here is the list of top richest cities of India by their net GDP. GDP is a measure of growth of a country, state or city. The list includes GDP per capita of every city.

Gross Domestic Product (GDP) is total market value of goods and services produced in that particular country, state or city within a given period of time and GDP per capita is the standard of living in that particular area.

Top 10 Most Developed and Richest Cities of India are:

Mumbai

  • It is the economical, fashion and entertainment capital of India
  • It’s the capital of Maharashtra
  • GDP of Mumbai is 209 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 29th in worlds most developed cities
  • It contributes of around 6% of Indian economy, 10% of factory employment, 30% of IT collections, 20% of central tax collection, 40% of foreign trade
  • It has headquarters of RBI, BSE and NSE
  • The 3 largest companies of India (Reliance, Tata and Aditya Birla Group) operate out of Mumbai

Delhi

  • It is the capital of India and 2nd most developed city in India
  • GDP of Delhi is 167 Billion
  • It is ranked 37th in worlds most developed cities
  • It has the highest number of government employees
  • 80% of its GDP comes from service sector mainly IT, Banking, Hotels and tourism

Kolkata

  • It’s the capital of West Bengal
  • It has GDP of 150 Billion USD
  • It is commercial hub of North-East India and major port city of India
  • It was capital of India before independence
  • It is ranked 42nd in worlds most developed cities
  • It is major destination for IT and BPO firms
  • It has a growth rate of 70% in IT sector
  • Global companies like ITC, Allahabad Bank and UCO Bank have headquarters in Kolkata

Bengaluru

  • It is the capital of Karnataka and its knows as silicon city of India
  • It is the IT hub of India
  • It has GDP of 83 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 84th in worlds most developed cities
  • It is ranked among the top 10 location in world for entrepreneurs
  • It employs 35% of IT professionals in India
  • 65% of aviation business in India come out of Bangalore
  • 35 Billion rupees of Silk goods operates from Bangalore

Hyderabad

  • It is the capital of Andhra Pradesh
  • It is also known as City of Pearls
  • It has GDP of 74 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 84th in worlds most developed cities
  • Hyderabad along with its suburbs have highest number of SEZ in India
  • It is ranked 3rd best city in world for tourism by Lonely Planet
  • It has office of leading companies like Facebook, Google, Amazon, IBM

Chennai

  • It is the capital of Tamil Nadu and known as Detroit of India
  • It is primary port city in south India
  • It has GDP of 66 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 93rd in worlds most developed cities
  • It contributes of major industrial in  automobiles, software services, medical tourism, hardware manufacturing, and financial services
  • It is 2nd largest IT service exporter
  • It is Biggest electronic exporter accounting 50% of Indian total exports
  • It has headquarters of  giant automobile companies like Ford, Nissan, BMW

Ahmedabad

  • It is the capital of Gujarat
  • It is ranked among the top 10 fastest developing cities in world
  • It has GDP of 52 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 105th in worlds most developed cities
  • It is the largest supplier of denim, gems and jewelry
  • Major companies in Ahmedabad are Adani Group, Nirma, Arvind Mills, Cadila and Torrent Pharmaceutical

Pune

  • Pune is seen a huge number of rise in IT and automobile office
  • It has GDP of 48 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 108th in worlds most developed cities
  • It became hub of mid-level IT companies
  • With over 250 German companies in Pune , it has been the single largest hub for German industries

 Surat

  • It is known as the Diamond hub of the world
  • It has a GDP of 40 Billion USD
  • 90% of total rough diamonds in the world are cut and polished here
  • It has major textile industries with 380 dyeing and printing mills along with 41 thousand power looms
  • 40% of Indian artificial fabric come from here

.Visakhapatnam

  • Popularly known as Vizag
  • It has countries oldest shipyard and largest seaports making it India’s Biggest port
  • It has a GDP of 26 Billion USD
  • It is ranked 133rd in worlds most developed cities
  • It is largest exporter of fish in India
  • Major companies here are GAIL, Vizag Steel and Hindustan Steel